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What is the difference between “Champagne” and “Sparkling Wine”?

Nov 15, 2013

As we roll into the holiday season, we will hear many more corks “popping” as bottles of sparkling wine and champagne are opened to celebrate the season. A question that we are often asked is, “What is the difference between “Sparkling Wine” and “Champagne”?  The easy and short answer is that sparkling wine can only be […]

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The Origins of Sparkling Wine

May 29, 2013

Here at Le Grand Courtâge, we’ll find ourselves musing about what’s inside of our sparkling wine bottles and how this delightful beverage came to be.  So we decided to look deep into the history and origin of this lovely and effervescent beverage that has become of so popular, and synonymous with special occasions.  Did any one person […]

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